Local Government Units

SBMA remits P147-M revenue shares to 8 cities, towns

February 12, 2018 | Local Government Units | Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority

By: Ric Sapnu SUBIC BAY FREEPORT— The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) recently released a total of P147 million of revenue shares to eight local government units (LGUs) adjacent to the freeport. SBMA Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma said the revenue shares were given to help finance development projects on health, education, peace and Read More

295 centenarians in Central Luzon receive cash gift

December 9, 2017 | Charity | Community | Local Government Units

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga—At least 295 centenarians in Central Luzon have availed themselves of P100,000 centenarian-cash gift from the national government through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).

Zambales gov warns firms vs new mining activities

December 6, 2017 | Developments | Environment | Local Government Units

By: Patrick Roxas, TMT SANTA CRUZ, Zambales: Governor Amor Deloso has warned mining firms operating in this province to only haul down existing old stockpile and not engage in new mining activities. Deloso issued the warning during a surprise visit to this town and consulted with the residents. The governor said while big mining companies Read More

BoI green-lights three tourism projects worth P1.13B

November 29, 2017 | Business | Developments | Local Government Units | Tourism

THE Board of Investments (BoI) said it has approved three tourism projects worth a combined P1.13 billion, including a hotel owned by Ayala Land, Inc. In a statement on Tuesday, BoI said it gave the go-signal for the three projects under the Special Laws List on Tourism facilities in the 2017 Investment Priorities Plan (IPP). Read More

Barangay captain sa Olongapo kinasuhan ng 6 kagawad

November 29, 2017 | Local Government Units

By: Jojo Perez Sinampahan ng kasong paglabag sa Republic Act No. 9184 (Government Procurement Act) at Republic Act No. 3019 (Anti Graft and Corruption Act) sa tanggapan ng Ombudsman ang Barangay Captain ng Old Cabalan, Olongapo City. Ang reklamo ay inihain nina kagawad Glenda Flores, Zosimo Cabiling, Roderick Gaton, Jose Galang Jr., Milagros Andrade at Read More